Special Weather Statement

FLZ067-071>073-161945- Inland Broward County FL-Metro Broward County FL- Inland Palm Beach County FL-Inland Miami-Dade County FL- 306 PM EDT WED MAY 16 2018 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTH CENTRAL MIAMI-DADE... CENTRAL BROWARD AND SOUTH CENTRAL PALM BEACH COUNTIES UNTIL 345 PM EDT... * At 304 PM EDT, National Weather Service meteorologists were tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from 10 miles east of Holey Land Wildlife Refuge to 11 miles west of Intersection Krome And U.S. 27. Movement was east at 20 mph. * Small hail, excessive cloud-to-ground lightning, funnel clouds, and winds in excess of 45 mph will be possible with these storms. * Locations impacted include... Pembroke Pines, Miramar, Weston, Mile Marker 30 On Alligator Alley, Intersection Alligator Alley And Miami Canal, East Toll Gate On Alligator Alley, Intersection I-75 And U.S. 27 and Miccosukee Resort. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Motorists along Interstate 75 must exercise caution. Slow down, and be prepared to stop. These winds can down small tree limbs and branches, and blow around unsecured small objects. Seek shelter in a safe building until the storm passes. Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways. Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms. If you can hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck! Seek a safe shelter inside a building or vehicle. This activity was also developing in an environment favorable for the formation of funnel clouds. Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio and local media for additional updates and possible warnings. To report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. You can also share your report with NWS Miami on Facebook and Twitter. && LAT...LON 2641 8039 2577 8045 2577 8065 2643 8061 TIME...MOT...LOC 1904Z 261DEG 18KT 2637 8057 2591 8061 $$